Film The Best Movies Directed by Alan Parker  

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List of all movies directed by Alan Parker ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Alan Parker are listed here and include movie posters and Alan Parker movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Alan Parker as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Alan Parker movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Alan Parker film is can be factored into this list.

From Alan Parker's studio films to Alan Parker's independent films, this Alan Parker filmography keeps tabs on all Alan Parker movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

This is a list that includes movies like Fame and Midnight Express.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Alan Parker direct?” or “who is Alan Parker?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Alan Parker?” and “what's a good selection of good Alan Parker movies?”

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All Alan Parker director credits are included. This list of every movie that Alan Parker has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Alan Parker movie is and which actors starred in the Alan Parker film.

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Alan Parker has had the pleasure of working with tremendous talent, including Nicolas Cage and Robert De Niro.

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Mississippi Burning Willem Dafoe, Gene Hackman, Frances McDormand Mississippi Burning is a 1988 American crime thriller film directed by Alan Parker and written by Chris Gerolmo. It was loosely based on the FBI investigation into the murders of three civil ...more

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Angel Heart Robert De Niro, Mickey Rourke, Lisa Bonet Angel Heart is a 1987 American horror mystery film written and directed by Alan Parker, and starring Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, and Lisa Bonet. The film, adapted from the novel Falling Angel ...more

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Midnight Express John Hurt, Randy Quaid, Brad Davis Midnight Express is a 1978 American-British prison drama film directed by Alan Parker, produced by David Puttnam and starring Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins, Paolo Bonacelli, Paul L. ...more

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Pink Floyd – The Wall Bob Hoskins, Bob Geldof, Joanne Whalley Pink Floyd - The Wall is a fulldome production about Pink Floyd’s album The Wall. It was screened at 2011 Melbourne International Film Festival.

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Birdy Nicolas Cage, Matthew Modine, Marshall Bell Birdy is a 1984 American drama film directed by Alan Parker and starring Matthew Modine and Nicolas Cage. It is based on the novel of the same name by William Wharton, although the film is set ...more

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Angela's Ashes Robert Carlyle, Emily Watson, Alan Parker Angela's Ashes is a 1999 Irish-American drama film based on the memoir of the same name by Frank McCourt. It was co-written and directed by Alan Parker, and starred Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, ...more

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The Commitments Andrea Corr, Colm Meaney, Maria Doyle Kennedy The Commitments is a 1991 comedy-drama film directed by Alan Parker. A film adaptation of Roddy Doyle's novel of the same name, the film tells a story of working class Dubliners who form a soul ...more

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Fame Debbie Allen, Irene Cara, Meg Tilly Fame is a 1980 American musical film conceived and produced by David De Silva and directed by Alan Parker. Its screenplay is by Christopher Gore, its choreography by Louis Falco and musical ...more

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The Life of David Gale Kate Winslet, Kevin Spacey, Melissa McCarthy The Life of David Gale is a 2003 thriller film directed by Alan Parker and written by Charles Randolph. To date, it is Parker's last film as a director. The film is an international ...more

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Shoot the Moon Diane Keaton, Albert Finney, Karen Allen Shoot the Moon is a 1982 drama film directed by Alan Parker, written by Bo Goldman and starring Albert Finney and Diane Keaton, in their Golden Globe-nominated performances. The film also ...more

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Bugsy Malone Jodie Foster, Scott Baio, Paul Williams Bugsy Malone is a 1976 British-American musical gangster film, directed by Alan Parker. Set in Chicago, the film is loosely based on events from the early 1920s to 1931 during Prohibition, ...more

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Evita Madonna, Antonio Banderas, Billie Piper Evita is a 1996 American musical drama film based on Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical of the same name about Eva Perón. Directed by Alan Parker and written by Parker and Oliver ...more

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British Cinema: Personal View - A Turnip Head's Guide To The British Cinema British Cinema: Personal View - A Turnip Head's Guide To The British Cinema is 1986 a documentary film written and directed by Alan Parker.

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The Evacuees Maureen Lipman, Margery Mason, Margery Withers The Evacuees is a 1975 episode of the BBC's Play for Today series written by Jack Rosenthal and directed by Alan Parker. It was broadcast by the BBC on 5 March 1975. Starring Rosenthal's wife, ...more

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Our Cissy Pam St. Clement, Patrick Durkin, Kay Callard Our Cissy is a 1974 short film directed by Alan Parker.

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The Road to Wellville Anthony Hopkins, Matthew Broderick, John Cusack The Road to Wellville is a 1994 American comedy-drama film adaptation of T. Coraghessan Boyle's novel of the same name, which tells the story of the doctor and clean-living advocate John Harvey ...more

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Come See the Paradise Dennis Quaid, Tamlyn Tomita, Colm Meaney Come See the Paradise is a 1990 drama film written and directed by Alan Parker, and starring Dennis Quaid and Tamlyn Tomita. Set before and during World War II, the film depicts the treatment of ...more

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No Hard Feelings Cheryl Hall, Kate Williams, Joe Gladwin No Hard Feelings is a 1976 drama film written and directed by Alan Parker.

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Footsteps Don Henderson, Gemma Jones, Brian Croucher Footsteps is a 1974 short-film written and directed by Alan Parker.